Carrie Frickman is the heart behind Heartwood Visuals. With a professional and academic background in conservation and sustainability, she has consistently ingrained creativity and art into her work. Carrie has been honored to work with many diverse teams; from Environmental Educators to a Women’s Beading Collaborative in Kenya to the City of Fort Collins Climate Action Plan and Electric Vehicle Planning teams. Throughout her adventures as an educator, social science researcher and city planner it became clear that Carrie’s niche is visual. Currently based in Fort Collins, Colorado she feels fortunate to share this skill with other teams to enhance communication, explain complex science and overall create positive change through illustrations. 


Graphic Recording, Illustrations & Information Design, Digitally Illustrated Videos, Watercolor Paintings


Visual communication for the conservation and sustainability fields.